When Station Eleven became a bestseller in 2014, who knew that a TV adaptation would have so much extra resonance? This first trailer reveals a striking glimpse at thelimited series intertwining tales of a devastating pandemic. "This strange and awful time," sighs one character, "was the happiest of my life..."
Ensemble cast? Check. Intriguing imagery? Check. Breathy version of a popular song (What the World Needs Now Is Love by Hal David and Burt Bacharach, first recorded by Jackie DeShannon)? This trailer has it all.
Based on a post-apocalyptic 2014 novel by Emily St. John Mandel, Station Eleven spans multiple timelines following the survivors of a devastating pandemic. Timely, right? Station Eleven premieres Dec. 16 on HBO Max.
The series stars Mackenzie Davis from Halt and Catch Fire,, and . She stars alongside Himesh Patel from Yesterday and , as well as Lori Petty and Gael García Bernal. Daniel Zovatto, David Wilmot, Matilda Lawler, Philippine Velge, Nabhaan Rizwan and Danielle Deadwyler also appear.